3 Artist Presentations and 2 Art Exhibits
49 White Street, New York, NY 10013
Thursday, October 17, 2013
6-7 PM Opening Reception
“City Charms & Sewing Stories”, art exhibits by Heather Stoltz and Yona Verwer.
7-8 PM Artists Presentation, hosted by the Jewish Art Salon.
Presenters: Marisa Scheinfeld and Linda Soberman.
8-8:30 PM Meet & Greet.
Free & Open to the Public with RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
See map here.
Marisa Scheinfeld, New York, NY
Her photographic projects and books are among the collections of Lynn Kroll, The Simon Wiesenthal Center in Los Angeles, CA, The La Jolla Athenaeum in La Jolla, CA, The Edmund and Nancy K. Dubois Library at the Museum of Photographic Arts in San Diego, CA and The International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation in New York, NY. Her work has been exhibited in New York, Washington, DC, California, Kansas and London, UK and has appeared in publications such as The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Sullivan County Democrat, The San Diego Union Tribune, Tablet Magazine, Heeb, The Jewish Week, The Lo-Down, Hadassah Magazine, The Jewish Algemeiner (Berlin) and Goldberg Magazine (Denmark). Scheinfeld received her MFA in the Spring of 2011. She currently lives on the Upper West side and visits the Catskills as much as she can. For more information on Marisa and her work, check out her website at www.marisascheinfeld.com
Linda Soberman, Detroit, MI
She was recently included in the exhibition “Spectrum of Sexuality” at the Museum of the Hebrew Union College, New York City. In 2014, she will have solo exhibitions at the Museo de Arte, Queretaro, Mexico, and the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center in Michigan. Her current multimedia works embraces themes of perception, memory, loss and the collective impact of the Holocaust. Her website: www.lindasoberman.com
Her installation “Tightrope”, at the Y.U. Museum’s current exhibit “It’s A Thin Line”, has been featured in The Jewish Week, The Jewish Press & Hadassah Magazine.
Verwer has shown in numerous venues including the Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art, the Mizel Museum, the Reginald Lewis Museum for African-American Art, and the Holocaust Memorial Center. Her work has been featured in the New York Times, the New Yorker and the NY Daily News. Her work can be viewed at yonaverwer.com.
More info on the art exhibits City Charms and Sewing Stories here.